Have you been putting off buying your avy gear, hoping your riding partners won’t give you too much flak and Patrol will look the other way? Don’t. The K2 BackSide Pilchuck Kit includes a well-designed minimalist pack and your avalanche essentials (minus transceiver) in one package, and is perfect for adventurous resort or sidecountry riders who don’t want to be weighed down or pushed off the chair by a bigger pack. The kit includes the Pilchuck 11 liter pack, K2 Carbon 230 Avalanche Probe, and K2 Speed Shovel. The K2 Pilchuck Pack has a super slim profile with enough space for just the essentials, and will carry skis in either the A-frame or diagonal positions. The K2 Carbon 230 Avalanche Probe is light, strong and compact and deploys easily with gloves on. The K2 Speed Shovel their lightest shovel offering, comes in at a weight of 700 grams, and features a streamlined T-handle.
K2 Pilchuck Pack Bomber construction and top-notch materials are used to keep you and your gear on the mountain for years. A well-designed carry system lets you carry skis or snowboards in several different configurations.
Carbon Probe 240 K2's shortest and lightest probe, employs carbon fiber construction, and deploys easily with gloves on.
Speed Shovel Made of lightweight 7075 Aluminum alloy and uses a light T-handle
Fleece lined goggle storage pocket
Snow and shovel compartments
K2 Pilchuck Pack 11 liter capacity // Ergonomic vented back panel // Cleverly-designed hip belt system with offset closure buckle // Insulated hydration sleeve // Carry system allows for attaching skis in either the A-frame or diagonal position, and is also snowboard compatible.
K2 Speed Shovel K2’s simplest and lightest shovel and includes webbing holes in the blade for use as a Deadman Anchor.
K2 Carbon Probe 230 Trigger Pull Handle allows rapid probe deployment while its unique grooved handle holds the loose sections of your probe together when it’s in your pack. // Backslide Auto-Lock is secure and allows easy assembly/disassembly with gloves on. // 230 cm length for lightness and packability with 1 cm markings on shaft of probe to ensure accuracy in depth observations